Rain or shine, Fashionistas and Fashionistos always manage to find the perfect outfit to get through the day! For those days when the weather is fickle, all you need is a little extra inspiration to help you decide on the right ensemble. If you’re ever unsure of what to wear, especially on rainy days, check the collections of fashion photos on Pinterest like this week’s Fashionista! She picked up on an effortless look for a rainy day by pairing simple stripes with cool colors. Putting together an original and fashionable outfit is easier than you might expect!
Name: Keri McManus
Major: Marketing/Global Business
CollegeFashionista: What are you wearing?
Keri McManus: My boots are from UrbanOG, my pants are American Rag, my shirt is from Forever 21 and my scarf is from a small boutique.
CF: Where do you get your fashion inspiration?
KM: Pinterest! I sit on Pinterest all day long and try to recreate outfits.
CF: What are some of your favorite fashion items?
KM: Scarves because they’re the basic necessity to every outfit. And I also really like tights and hats.
CF: What do you usually wear on rainy days like today?
KM: Leggings with a long flowy shirt or a sweater and a scarf and rainboots. I wore something different today though just to change it up.
CF: What are your favorite fall colors?
KM: Burgundy and turquoise. I like how they look together and they’re perfect colors for fall.
CF: How do you make your look unique from the photos that inspire you?
KM: I usually love to wear red lipstick. It’s my signature thing.
How To: This Fashionista's simple ensemble is great for any weather circumstances. A loosely fitted striped shirt paired with cool turquoise colored pants is comfortable and unique. Add a lightweight scarf to add an extra flair to the outfit and don some classic leather boots. Don't forget to throw on a simple cardigan to keep you warm! Get inspired by sites like Pinterest but always make sure to personalize your look by adding a special panache to it that makes it you!